Aug 16, 2022

Job Description

External Analytical Operations Manager, Analytical Development (f/m/d), Schaftenau, Austria

+ 1000! In TRD Biologics & CGT, more than 1,000 associates spread across several locations around the globe are fully committed to deliver on our evolving pipeline of transformative treatments. We develop Biologics & CGT drug substance and drug products from candidate selection up to launch and drive competitive advantage thru agility, innovation, and scale to best serve our portfolio, partners and patients.

Analytical Operations is responsible for GMP-compliant release- and stability testing of the Novartis Biopharmaceuticals pipeline, and is a key contributor to regulatory filings in support of clinical trial and marketing authorization applications.

Expected start date: October 2022
Duration: Permanent contract

Your key responsibilities:
• Overseeing outsourced analytical activities at global external partners.
• Managing forecasting of respective projects, and planning at external partners.
• Covering project specific interactions with external partners in collaboration with the Analytical Sub-Team.
• Providing scientific support for outsourced projects, incl. writing/reviewing technical documentation as well as troubleshooting.
• Supporting Analytical Development in driving strategic outsourcing, and in further supporting relevant outsourcing activities as per scope.

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse teams representative of the patients and communities we serve.

Minimum Requirements

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Degree in engineering, management, science or equivalent (BSc., MSc., MBA or equivalent).
• Demonstrated experience in the pharmaceutical industry, preferably in Analytics and/or R&D.
• Experienced in managing portfolio projects (e.g. Analytical Expert) and/or external partners (e.g. External Operations Manager).
• Strong communication and presentations skills.
• Ability to work in global, interdisciplinary teams, as well as on individual tasks.
• Strong planning- and organizational skills, with an financial acumen.
• Fluent in English (oral and written).

Why Novartis?

766 million lives were touched by Novartis medicines in 2021, and while we’re proud of this, we know there is so much more we could do to help improve and extend people’s lives.

We believe new insights, perspectives and ground-breaking solutions can be found at the intersection of medical science and digital innovation. That a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment inspires new ways of working.

We believe our potential can thrive and grow in an unbossed culture underpinned by integrity, curiosity and flexibility. And we can reinvent what's possible, when we collaborate with courage to aggressively and ambitiously tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges. Because the greatest risk in life, is the risk of never trying!

Imagine what you could do here at Novartis!

In accordance with Austrian law, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary as stated in the collective bargaining agreement. For this position the minimum salary is € 54.788,30EUR/year (on a full time basis). In most cases, the actual salary will be higher, as we strive to maintain a competitive position in the market and consider your previous experience, qualifications and individual competencies.

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis is committed to building an outstanding, inclusive work environment and diverse team’s representative of the patients and communities we serve.
Our recruitment decisions are based on selecting the best person for the job, regardless of gender, religion, age, colour, race, sexual orientation, nationality or disability.

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Global Drug Development
Research & Development
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External Analytical Operations Manager, Analytical Development (f/m/d)

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